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Glen and Randa (1971)

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Teenagers Glen and Randa are members of a tribe that lives in a rural area, several decades after nuclear war has devastated the planet. They know nothing of the outside world, except that ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Steve Curry ...
Glen (as Steven Curry)
Shelley Plimpton ...
Randa
Woody Chambliss ...
Sidney Miller (as Woodrow Chambliss)
Garry Goodrow ...
Magician
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Roy Fox
William Fratis
Richard Frazier
Martha Furey
Laura Hawbecker
Mary Henry
Talmadge Holiday
Robert Holmer
Alice Huffman
Charles Huffman
Leonard Johnson
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Teenagers Glen and Randa are members of a tribe that lives in a rural area, several decades after nuclear war has devastated the planet. They know nothing of the outside world, except that Glen has read about and seen pictures of a great city in some old comic books. He and Randa set out to find this city. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Once upon a time, there were countries, cities, schools, movies, electric appliances, The Beatles, politicians, then...Glen and Randa.

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Sotto-voce futurism, definitely not made by the usual nitwits.
2 September 2003 | by (fabulous Las Vega$!) – See all my reviews

Unjustifiably ignored sci-fi indie is a lovingly handled little gem, and provides one of cinema's less trenchant visions of post-apocalyptic Earth.

Glen and Randa are young lovers, born years after the nuclear decimation of worldwide civilization. The nth-generation of a handful of survivors are tribal, searching daily for life's most basic essentials. Glen has seen a tattered Wonder Woman comic book, and believes that the fictional city of Metropolis in its pages does, indeed, exist. With his curiosity piqued, he and pregnant Randa embark on a journey to find it.

Not an action-packed film by any stretch of the imagination, GLEN AND RANDA is an otherwise very solemn, thoughtful film which won't be appealing to everyone, but will leave some to chafe inwardly. I was personally quite moved by it, and would recommend it without hesitation to anyone looking for a unique film born miles away from the questionable influence of Tinseltown.

6.5/10


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